Meet the Team
Our Academy Founder from the start. Wouter’s philosophy of offering everyone an affordable and honest answer to their ski and boarding needs has stood the test of time, as has the company’s excellent reputation as one of the finest in the industry.
Although a L3 qualified Instructor, Ashley is the Financial Director of the Academy and is based in Austria all year. She has been part of the team from the beginning and has witnessed the rapid development of the company ensuring at all times things operate smoothly and correctly.
Gary has been part of the Academy for many years and manages the daily operations of SIA. Gary is your first point of contact when enquiring or booking your course with SIA and will always offer a helping hand or advice when you need it and will look after you right until the point you arrive in resort.
Chris just loves the mountains. He's a qualified instructor and having spent seasons living and working in Europe, Canada, USA and NZ he decided to put his knowledge to good use and now helps others achieve their snowsports dreams. Not all heroes wear capes.